Human remains discovered in Jefferson County have prompted an investigation.
Jefferson County Attorney Chauncey Moulding says on April 8th, the remains of an individual were found near the train tracks south of Walton Lake in Jefferson County.
According to a press release, the body–which investigators suspect is male–was in an advanced state of decomposition and is believed to have been at the above location for a year or longer.
The investigation is ongoing. The identity of the deceased is unknown but officials do not suspect foul play.
Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to call the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office.